Data Analytics
Advanced Certificate

Graduate Business

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The advanced certificate is intended for students who wish to gain in-depth, hands-on knowledge in data analysis, interpretation, and management.

This program is designed to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to inform organizational decision making through analyzing data, including unstructured data, using a variety of programming and statistical analysis tools. The goal of the program is to help prepare current or aspiring business analysts to succeed in areas such as government agencies, graduate degree programs, military, or private industry.



Who hires our Graduate Students?

US Department of Defense
Sharp Healthcare

Who Hires Our Graduates?

Information Technology Programs
#12, College Choice - 2017
Entrepreneurial University
#23, U.S. News & World Report - 2019
Network of FCB Alumni
446,000+ SDSU Alumni | 82,000+ FCB Alumni
Veterans School
Best-of-the-Best, U.S. Veterans Magazine - 2020

Data Analytics Curriculum

  • MIS 649: Business Analytics
  • MIS 691: Decision Support Systems
  • MIS 720: Electronic Business and Big Data Infrastructures
  • MIS 748: Time Series Analysis for Business Forecasting


Take the Next Step

Ready to jumpstart your career? Apply now! Or, if you have any questions about the program, contact us via the Request Info button.

*Given the time required to secure a visa, we strongly encourage international students to apply early

The Fowler College of Business will start accepting applications for Data Analytics October 1, 2019 - March 1, 2020 with classes beginning in fall semester 2020.